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Mt. Spokane has a team full of winners looking to cap off a special prep career with a trip to the WIAA 3A championship if they can beat Eastside Catholic this week.

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Chiawana dismantles G-Prep

SR Story | PASCO – It’s a bad thing when you see the back of a player’s uniform most of the game – especially if said jersey is worn by a running back. Just ask the Gonzaga Prep Bullpups.

Shadle Park’s Michael Morris can’t stop Mt. Spokane’s Dakota Hipes on a touchdown run in a State 3A playoff game on Saturday. (Tyler Tjomsland)

Mt. Spokane tops Shadle Park

SR Story | Brett Rypien broke a big career record Saturday afternoon, but the Mt. Spokane Wildcats set a team record and gained more time for their football season. The Wildcats rushed for 260 yards and scored the final 28 points of the game to dispatch Rypien’s Shadle …

Colville rallies for school’s first semifinal berth

SR Story | MOSES LAKE – Colville used a masterful second half to beat perennial power Royal 28-10 in a State 1A quarterfinal Saturday at Lions Field. The Indians will play 10th-ranked Cascade of Leavenworth in the semifinals Friday or Saturday at a time and place to be …

Patriots roll into State 1B semis

SR Story | PASCO – John Lesser proved to be more for the Liberty Christian football team Saturday. And because of that the Patriots continue their quest to capture a second State 1B championship in three years.

LRS tops nemesis; win streak now 38

SR Story | PASCO – Edgar Brown Stadium was the site of the Lind-Ritzville/Sprague football team’s last loss, and the defeat was to the Broncos’ State 2B quarterfinal foe Friday night, Waitsburg-Prescott. The Broncos were determined not to lose to the Cardinals – not so much because they …

Republic’s Angelo Rivera, left, steps out of the grasp of Cusick’s Tanner Shanholtzer. Marcus Sheridan (24) and Republic’s Tyler Czapiewski, far right, come in to help. (Jesse Tinsley)

Republic rolls into semis

SR Story | The stage was set for another Republic-Cusick defensive battle when fate frowned on Cusick. Cusick lost starting quarterback Spirit White to a suspected dislocated elbow early in the second quarter Friday night, opening the door for Republic to turn the State 1B football quarterfinal into …

Game capsules

Chiawana 38, Gonzaga Prep 3
PASCO – It’s a bad thing when you see the …
Mt. Spokane 35, Shadle Park 20
By Chris Derrick, NWPrepsNow, com Brett Rypien broke a big …
Colville 28, Royal 10
By Ben Zimmerman, Special to NWPrepsNow.com MOSES LAKE – Colville …
Liberty Christian 62, Garfield-Palouse 20
By Greg Lee, NW Preps Now PASCO – John Lesser …
Republic 68, Cusick 13
Republic used a big second quarter to squash Cusick 68-13 …
Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 17, Waitsburg-Prescott 14
Lind-Ritzville/Sprague marched on, as the Broncos toughed out a 17-14 …
Shadle Park 41, Auburn Mountainview 22
By Greg Lee, NWPrepsNow.com –––- The Shadle Park football team …
Prosser 41, Clarkston 14
In the first round of the 2A state championships, Clarkston …

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Bears claim first trophy for volleyball

SR Story | LACEY, Wash. – Central Valley scratched off the last goal on its wish list Saturday night. The Bears earned the first State 4A volleyball trophy in school history by finishing eighth to wrap up the two-day event at Saint Martin’s University.

2A, 1A, 2B, 1B State volleyball: Colfax romps to 13th title

SR Story | YAKIMA – Colfax allowed for little suspense in pursuit of its 13th state volleyball title on Saturday in the SunDome. The Bulldogs made Wahkiakum’s second visit to the title match a short one, 25-10, 25-6, 25-14, to win their latest Class 2B championship The title …

State 2B/1B volleyball: Colfax sweeps into semifinals

SR Story | YAKIMA – Colfax’s volleyball state tournament juggernaut rolled on in the SunDome on Friday as the Bulldogs advanced to the semifinals of the Class 2B volleyball state tournament, defeating Life Christian and Adna. Colfax is in the semifinals for the 11th straight year and on …

U-Hi loses in marathon

SR Story | LACEY, Wash. – University’s drive for the State 4A volleyball semifinals hit a brick wall late Friday night, after every other match had long since ended at Saint Martin’s University. The Titans, leading Curtis 7-4 in the fifth game of a back-and-forth quarterfinal, ran out …

NEA duo falls into consolation bracket

SR Story | YAKIMA – Freeman coach Eva Jansen hoped youthful exuberance might be enough to keep her team close to highly regarded Cascade and make an upset possible on Friday morning in the first round of the State 1A volleyball tournament at the SunDome. But the defending …

Second-year coaches have Valley volleyball on the rise

SR Story | Central Valley and University both finished 6-10 in Greater Spokane League volleyball during the 1992 season, a typical showing for the Valley teams of a generation ago. From 1978-99, their overall league records were 126-227 for CV and 104-249 for U-Hi. Most seasons, the teams …

3A volleyball: Tough break hurts Mt. Spokane; Shadle Park also out

SR Story | Give the Mt. Spokane Wildcats an inch and they might be making a trip of 300 miles. Instead, Mid-Columbia Conference schools Kamiakin and Southridge are headed over the mountains for the State 3A volleyball tournament in Lacey. Mt. Spokane and its Greater Spokane League neighbor, …

Volleyball: Balanced CV wins 4A regional title

SR Story | Central Valley added another feather in its cap Saturday, capturing its first 4A regional volleyball title with a 25-18, 18-25, 25-14, 25-27, 15-13 victory over host Richland in the 4A regional title match. The Bears (26-1-1), who also won their first Greater Spokane League and …

Game capsules

East Valley def. Liberty (Issaquah)
In the 7th/8th place match, East Valley came through again …
Camas def. University
Playing for a spot in the 5th/6th place match, University …
Central Valley def. Skyline
Central Valley defeated Skyline 26-24, 25-22, 22-25, 25-17 to keep …
East Valley def. Ridgefield
Jordan Phelan and Shalyn Stack each had 16 kills as …
Klickitat def. Republic
Playing for a chance to play in the 7th/8th place …
University def. Kamiak
University dropped the first set but recovered to win a …
Davenport def. Napavine
Davenport swept Napavine 25-22, 25-17, 25-22 in a first-round game …
Christian Faith def. Republic
Despite Sierra McQuay’s strong performance, Republic fell in straight sets …

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Lakeside loses 2-0 to Klahowa in 1A soccer semifinals

SR Story | SHORELINE, Wash. – It all went sideways early for Lakeside in the girls State 1A soccer semifinals on Friday afternoon. Playing the first of the two semis at Shoreline Stadium, Lakeside gave up two goals in the first 15 minutes and Klahowya made them stand …

Dimmler’s goal sends CV back to finals

SR Story | PUYALLUP, Wash. – There was a time when it was a rarity for Central Valley’s girls soccer team to make the state playoffs. And even when the Bears did advance to postseason play, they found difficulty getting out of the first round. Those days are …

Central Valley girls soccer feels at home in final four

SR Story | In more ways than one, the Central Valley girls soccer players were in their comfort zone Tuesday afternoon. The Bears got the chance to flee the cold, practicing at the Spokane Shock’s indoor training facility as they prepared to defend their State 4A title.

Southridge turns tables, gives Mt. Spokane the boot

SR Story | The ending seemed almost inevitable, but that didn’t lessen the disappointment for the Mt. Spokane girls soccer team on Saturday afternoon. On the verge of hanging on for overtime in their 3A quarterfinal match against Southridge, the Wildcats gave up a goal with 2 minutes …

Girls soccer: West Valley edges East Valley in State 2A opener

SR Story | If you have to play a first-round state tournament playoff game in subfreezing temperatures, you might as well play it against a heated rival. In the fifth meeting between the Great Northern League teams, West Valley (13-4) knocked off archrival East Valley 1-0 Wednesday night …

Game capsules

Central Valley 5, Jackson 2
By Grant Clark, Special to NWPrepsNow.com –––- Central Valley needed …
University Prep 2, Lakeside (WA) 0
Lakeside’s season ended with a 2-0 loss to University Prep …
Central Valley 1, Gig Harbor 0
by Grant Clark Special to the Spokesman-Review There was a …
Klahowya 2, Lakeside (WA) 0
By Doug Drowley Special to The Seattle Times SHORELINE - …
Lakeside (WA) 2, Naches Valley 1
Trailing 1-0 with time running out, Callie Best got the …
Central Valley 1, West Valley (Yakima) 0
Central Valley only needed one goal to advance past West …
West Valley 1, East Valley 0
Rylee McConnell’s goal, off a corner kick from Jenna Sullens, …
Lakeside (WA) 4, Connell 1
Natalie Nenno, Callie Best and Jocelyn Cook Cox each had …

Cross country View all Cross country

East Valley’s Chad Stevens, right, and teammate Scott Kopczynski, left, catch their breath after they finished first and third, respectively, in the 2A boys 2014 Washington State Cross Country meet on Saturday at Sun Willows Golf Course in Pasco. (PHOTOS BY TYLER TJOMSLAND)

EV cross country has one-three punch

SR Story | Chad Stevens is the kind of guy you want wearing the same uniform as you when it comes time to play the big game. The fact that his uniform consists of a set of running shoes and a lightweight set of cross country togs allows …

North Central's, Tanner Anderson center dons his first-place medal at the Washington boys 3A state cross country meet on Saturday at Sun Willows Golf Course in Pasco. (Tyler Tjomsland)

4A/3A Cross Country: North Central, Tanner Anderson win another

SR Story | PASCO – History will show that the North Central boys cross country team captured a record-tying ninth straight State 3A championship Saturday. The complete story it won’t tell, though, is how difficult the challenge was not only for the Indians but for defending individual champ …

Give & Take: Letters to the editor

SR Story | WIAA policy hurts cross country Regarding Sunday’s (Nov. 2) cross country article on the regional meet in Richland. Always nice to have coverage of the sport and for those teams and individuals reaping the benefits of their hard work.

Coeur d’Alene girls win third straight 5A cross country title

SR Story | EAGLE, Idaho – Coeur d’Alene High seniors Kara Story, Krista Story and Josie Brown have been the pillars of Idaho’s top 5A cross country program for the past three seasons. Each of the three finished in the top 10 as Coeur d’Alene raced to its …

Game capsules

State 4A
In Pasco, Aaron Roe from Henry Jackson won the boys …
State 3A
In Pasco for State 3A, North Central boys won as …
State 1A
At Pasco for 1A state, Medical Lake won the boys …
State 2A
At State 2A in Pasco, Sehome won both of the …
NE2B League Championships
In the District 7 2B meet at Audobon Park, Jack …
GNL Districts
In Clarkston, Scott Kopczynski and Brittany Aquino won their respective …
4A Region I
At Sandpoint, Sandpoint’s boys and girls team placed first in …
5A Region I
At Sandpoint, Lake City’s boys team and Coeur d’Alene’s girls …

Fall boys soccer View all Fall boys soccer

Game capsules

St. George’s 2, Northwest Christian 0
Collin Cremers scored two second-half goals to push St. George’s …
Northwest Christian 2, Waitsburg-Prescott 1
Clark Rabe’s last minute goal gave Northwest Christian a 2-1 …
St. George’s 3, Trout Lake/Glenwood 0
Michael Hamilton notched a pair of goals and Craig Higashi …
St. George’s 2, Valley Christian 0
St. George’s defeated Valley Christian 2-0 on two second half …
Northwest Christian 6, Moses Lake Christian 0
Northwest Christian scored three goals in quick succession near the …
St. George’s 2, Northwest Christian 1
Stow Miller scored the go-ahead goal for St. George’s to …
St. George’s 4, Northport 1
Michael Hamilton, Michael Thew and Ben Rieger each scored a …
Community School 2, Bonners Ferry 0
In the consolation final of the 3A State Tournament, Community …

Slowpitch softball View all Slowpitch softball

Game capsules

Central Valley 15, University 2
Shayla Vegas went 3 for 3, belting two home runs …
University 13, Shadle Park 3
Lexi Ivankovich improved her record to 20-1 and went 4-4 …
Central Valley 15, North Central 5
Celynna Cobb went 3 for 4, hitting a grand slam, …
North Central 9, Mead 7
North Central scored four runs in the second and fourth …
Shadle Park 14, Lewis and Clark 12
Jaya Allen hit a 2-run home run and Shadle Park …
Mead 13, East Valley 3
At east Valley, Erin Kautzman hit a grand slam and …
University 13, North Central 11
At University, Natasha Nelson hit three doubles, driving in two …
Rogers 12, Shadle Park 7
Kalina Quilt went 4 for 4, hitting a double and …
Football »
Mt. Spokane tops Shadle Park
Chiawana dismantles G-Prep
Patriots roll into State 1B semis
Colville rallies for school’s first semifinal berth
LRS tops nemesis; win streak now 38
Volleyball »
Bears claim first trophy for volleyball
2A, 1A, 2B, 1B State volleyball: Colfax romps to 13th title
U-Hi loses in marathon
NEA duo falls into consolation bracket
State 2B/1B volleyball: Colfax sweeps into semifinals
Girls soccer »
CV’s girls’ soccer success twice as nice this year
Kelsey Turnbow scores four as Central Valley repeats as State 4A soccer champs
Lakeside loses 2-0 to Klahowa in 1A soccer semifinals
Dimmler’s goal sends CV back to finals
Central Valley girls soccer feels at home in final four
Cross country »
EV cross country has one-three punch
4A/3A Cross Country: North Central, Tanner Anderson win another
Give & Take: Letters to the editor
2A/1A cross country: Medical Lake boys, Lakeside girls win 1A titles; Chad Stevens wins 2A boys title
2B/1B cross country: Senior Tracy Melville brings home individual title for Lind-Ritzville/Sprague
Slowpitch softball »
Fall sports all-league teams
Boys basketball »
Trio works wonders for U-Hi boys cross country
Notebook: Ex-Panther Chandler Rogers rules in Oklahoma
CdA star Idaho 5A Player of Year
Dragon slayers
State 3A/1A: Piper lifts Rainier Beach boys to title
Baseball »
West Valley names baseball field in honor of Jack Spring
Mt. Spokane gets blanked, elminated by Yakima
Northstars win 4th of July Wood Bat Classic
State 3A baseball: Mt. Spokane claws way to third place
Straughan pitches, hits Colton to title
Fastpitch softball »
Senior Hannah Wesselman powers U-Hi to state
Softball: University, Shadle Park make state; 4A teams stay home
Softball notes: Jordyn Soliday finds her place with Cardinals
Softball: Shadle Park holds off Southridge in 3A regional
Softball: Lakeside edges Riverside for District 7 1A title
Girls basketball »
Gonzaga Prep girls basketball team out to defend State 4A championship
Area high school girls basketball preview
G-Prep star Laura Stockton gives oral commitment to play basketball at Gonzaga
Mead’s Sue Winger, Coreen Labish pick colleges
Lewis and Clark turns to George Pfeifer to run girls basketball team
Wrestling »
Winter’s heating up for wrestlers, gymnasts
Wrestling room has essence of past, future success
Faced with battle, Meyer tastes victory
Ex-LC wrestling coach Phil Pomeroy dies
Wrestler Orndorff trys to pin down his future
Spring boys soccer »
Shootout win sends Ferris to semis
Young CV Bears, led by three seniors, suffer tough loss at state
Blackhawks survive Greyhounds, claim District 7 2A soccer title
CV tops Ferris in boys soccer to claim District 4A title
Boys soccer teams work toward season
Track and field »
Kopcynski, Allred pick up state victories
State 1A/2B/1B boys track: Medical Lake surges in 3,200 to capture 1A title
State 1A/2B/1B girls track: Colfax girls roll to 2B title
No records, but more gold for pair at small-schools track
Colfax’s Cai wins girls State 2B pole vault
Gymnastics »
Winter’s heating up for wrestlers, gymnasts
Schlosser tops in floor ex
Mead gymnasts lower state expectations
Schlosser leads Mead gymnasts to regional crown
CBBN replaces GSL as biggest
Boys tennis »
Kyle Fager, Courtney Provan win District 8 4A tennis singles titles
Inland Empire tennis tourney here
Tennis: LC’s Luke Brittan looks for perfect spot on court
Girls tennis »
Kyle Fager, Courtney Provan win District 8 4A tennis singles titles
Inland Empire tennis tourney here
Tennis notes: Ferris picks up star player out of the blue
Tennis: LC’s Luke Brittan looks for perfect spot on court
Boys golf »
Lakeland’s Derek Bayley makes U.S. Open bid
Lakeland’s Bayley drives toward good finish
Girls golf »
Lakeland’s Derek Bayley makes U.S. Open bid